Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 8th May 2009 22:48 UTC
Privacy, Security, Encryption The past few years, it seemed as if virus writers had moved away from doing actual damage to systems to instead focus on stealth, so that infected machines can silently, and unknowingly, be used for all sorts of malicious practices. Sadly, there are still those crackers out there that prefer the old-fashioned approach to these matters. The result: 100000 ruined Windows machines.
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Not a bad thing
by kajaman on Sat 9th May 2009 03:58 UTC
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..they could still send out spam, steal credit card numbers or attack someone's servers.

Die, you unpatched machines, die!

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